Cavan Athletics

Please note that the Spring League Day 2 has been postponed to Sunday 28th April.

Coaching and Development

Below you can find details of coaching courses/resources, athlete development squads for the region and any event specific development days that may be hosted from time to time in the region.

Cavan Development Information - Coaches

For further information on the following, please contact your club or Cavan Sports Partnership.

  • There will be a Children's Officer training course on 20 - 21 November 2013 in Bridge Street Centre, Cavan Town. Register via Cavan Sports Partnership.
  • Anyone interested in training to use photo finish and electronic timing equipment for use at county and Ulster events please send their names to the County Secretary. Training will take place in Donegal, dates to be confirmed.
  • There will be an AAI Level 3 coaching course from October 2013 covering a total of 13 days. More details available at this link.

  • Garda Vetting Forms can be downloaded by clicking this link.
  • If there is sufficient interest the Co. Board can organize with AAI to hold a Code of Ethics in Children's Sport or Coaching courses in the county. Please advise the Co. Board of same.

There is further information on coaching in athletics on the Athletics Ireland website, including articles and resources for coaching some events. Athletics Ireland offers a bursery for coaches wishing to attend coaching conferences or workshops (click for more details).

Creating A New Athletics Club

If you are interested in establishing a new athletics club in County Cavan, please contact the Chair or Secretary of the Co. Board, who will gladly provide necessary support, guidance and assistance that may be needed to get the club started and firmly established. Additional information can be found by clicking here (AAI website).

Ulster Rising Stars Development Squad

The Cavan section of the 2013-2014 Ulster Rising Stars Development Squad's training sessions will be listed below once available. Sessions typically take place in Shercock between 11.00am and 1.00pm on the last Sunday of the month. Please check with your own coach/coaches involved in the Rising Stars to confirm the session is taking place as planned. For further information on Rising Stars, please check the Athletics Northern Ireland website at the following link:  Ulster NI Rising Stars.

  • Rising Stars Session Dates:  To be confirmed

National Training Squads

For details of national training squads, please see the Athletics Ireland website at the following link:

Athletics Ireland Development

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